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Three of Ireland’s leading private hospitals and a diagnostic clinic are uniting in a new group, Blackrock Health. Blackrock, Galway, Hermitage and Limerick Clinics will now have the same overarching group structure called Blackrock Health Dr Caroline Whelan is the CEO of the new group which brings together some of the most advanced hospitals in Irish private healthcare.  She will head up a team of more than 2,800 staff and more than 600 consultants across 60 specialist areas. Together, the hospitals have a total of 450 inpatient beds including 28 ICU beds and 24 operating theatres, with expansion planned for…

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The team at Uccello Designs is both excited and delighted to be attending the SeniorTimes Live! in the RDS on the 22nd , 23rd and 24th of April Uccello’s sole focus is to help make people’s lives easier with their sleek and stylish assistive living products which include the Uccello Kettle, Uccello Grip Mat, and the Muggi Cup Holder. With their products, they have been able to help impact the lives of close to 400,000 people around the world to feel safer, more independent, and happier in their kitchens. Their team will be there each day to help answer any…

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A new course exploring the things we can do to improve our chances of ageing well has been launched by the Centre for Positive Psychology and Health at RCSI University of Medicine and Health Sciences Beginning on 13 April 2022, this free 5-week online course will explore the principles of positive ageing and lifestyle medicine and cover a range of topics tailored to those interested in exploring the science of health and happiness as we age. The course will feature modules with clinicians, researchers and academics at the RCSI Centre for Positive Psychology and Health. Sessions will include adapting as…

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Fingal County Council is inviting the public to view and respond to the preferred route for the Sutton to Malahide Pedestrian and Cycle Scheme. This amenity will offer a safe and attractive route to walk and cycle between Sutton, Baldoyle, Portmarnock and Malahide connecting local people to schools, shops, businesses and public transport. The proposed 7.5km scheme is supported and funded by the National Transport Authority and represents an investment of over €20m in Fingal. The route will form a key part of the NTA’s Greater Dublin Area Cycle Network and will link into existing walking and cycling facilities at…

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The Department of Social Protection (DSP) is delighted to be returning to the SeniorTimes Live Event this year. The Department offers a variety of schemes and services to help support you as you get older, and our team will be on hand to answer any questions you may have. These schemes include Income, Pension, Carer’s and Household Supports. You can apply for some of these schemes using our online portal at MyWelfare or by sending an application form to the relevant section. The department also produces a guide to our services for Retired and Older People. You can download this…

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